Americans are afraid...and Congress is getting more hawkish.
He must show strength and assert U.S. leadership and not seek excuses to avoid doing so.
The announcement of the defeat of the Democrats in the midterm elections is a retributive vote directed at the management of the weakened president, Barack Obama.
The end result, which gives control of the Senate to the Republicans and extends their majority in the House, may reconfigure the country’s electoral [Read more]
If the Republicans succeed in capturing both houses of Congress, it will prove less difficult for Obama than it will for the GOP itself: Increased responsibility will be accompanied by higher expectations.
In the next nine days, if everything goes as it seems it will, the Obama administration and the Democratic Party are going to get an electoral beating that will allow the Republicans to capture the Senate, widen their majority in the House of Representatives and prepare the ground for an attack on the White House in [Read more]
The Democrats could be set to lose control of the U.S Senate this coming Nov. 4. This may just prove to be a fitting punishment for an unpopular president.
It is not national or international problems that are worrying, but being able to confront them.
They all have something in common, though, the nigh impossibility of uniting the Republican Party with all its loopier constituent factions.
The midterm elections in the United States are a thermometer of what might happen in the presidential elections two years from now. The 2014 elections are no exception, and the outlook does not look good for Democratic ambitions to continue to govern due to the fact that it has been very difficult for Barack Obama’s [Read more]